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05/05/2014 03:56 BST | Updated 05/05/2014 15:59 BST

Pictures Of The Day: Live Photos From Monday 5th May 2014

Pictures of the day from The Huffington Post brings you the very best news and sports images, from around the world chosen and created by our own photo editors, Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza and Michael Cripps.

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Leicester City players ride in an open top bus through the city centre during a victory parade in honour of the football club winning the SkyBet Championship League trophy on May 5, 2014 in Leicester, England

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Steve Beart, from Knights of Royal England, prepares his horse before taking part in a jousting re-enactment on the south lawn at Blenheim Palace in Woodstock, Oxfordshire.

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A man points a big crack on a damaged road following a strong earthquake in Phan district of Chiang Rai province, northern Thailand, Monday, May 5, 2014. A strong earthquake shook northern Thailand and Myanmar Monday evening, and some light damage was reported

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Members of Myanmar Fire Brigade rescue mock passengers from a burning airplane during their demonstration to mark the Myanmar Fire Brigade Day in Yangon, Myanmar, Monday, May 5, 2014. Firefighters demonstrated their skills and operations to the public at the annual event.

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Oscar Pistorius right, is comforted by his brother, Carl Pistorius, inside court in Pretoria, South Africa, Monday May 5, 2014 at the resumption of his murder trial, following a two week break

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Oscar Pistorius, center top, receives a hug from his fan Kayla Nolan as he arrives at the high court in Pretoria, South Africa, Monday, May 5, 2014. Pistorius' murder trial enters a critical phase Monday as his defense team attempts to recover from a faltering start and reinforce the disabled athlete's claim that he fatally shot girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp by mistake because he was overwhelmed by a long-held fear of violent crime.

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Emotional Kayla Nolan, left, is comforted by her mother Lynette Nolan after meeting Oscar Pistorius upon his arrival at the high court in Pretoria, South Africa, Monday, May 5, 2014. Pistorius' murder trial enters a critical phase Monday as his defense team attempts to recover from a faltering start and reinforce the disabled athlete's claim that he fatally shot girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp by mistake because he was overwhelmed by a long-held fear of violent crime.

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In this photo provided by Rose Viveiros, first responders work at the center ring after a platform collapsed during an aerial hair-hanging stunt at the Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus, Sunday, May 4, 2014, in Providence, R.I. At least nine performers were seriously injured in the fall, including a dancer below, while an unknown number of others suffered minor injuries

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In this photo provided by Frank Caprio, performers hang during an aerial hair-hanging stunt at the Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus, Friday, May 2, 2104, in Providence, R.I. A platform collapsed during an aerial hair-hanging stunt at the 11 a.m. performance Sunday, May 4, sending eight acrobats plummeting to the ground. At least nine performers were seriously injured in the fall, including a dancer below, while an unknown number of others suffered minor injuries.

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Ukip leader Nigel Farage smiles after unveiling a new billboard poster in the run-up to the elections at Lambeth in south London

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Lady Gaga performs onstage during 'The ARTPOP Ball' tour opener at BB&T Center on May 4, 2014 in Sunrise, Florida

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Molly (C) representing United Kingdom at the official opening ceremony for the Eurovision Song Contest 2014 is held at Copenhagen's City Hall with all the representatives from the participating 37 countries in attendance.

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Revelers celebrate the Indian Holi Festival on May 3, 2014 in the Brooklyn, New York City. Holi, spring festival also known as the festival of colors, is an ancient Hindu religious festival that has become popular with non-Hindus as well where participants painted with colored powder

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Pixie Lott performs at the Rays of Sunshine charity concert at Royal Albert Hall on May 4, 2014 in London, England